US democrats introduce legislation to keep sanctions vs Rusal
Published: Tuesday, 08 January 2019
A resolution of disapproval introduced by United States Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on Friday January 4 opens the door to sanctions remaining in place against Russian aluminium producer UC Rusal, although some trade lawyers and analysts said those efforts might be in vain.
"The formal review process is under way... But time is
short, and if we did not introduce a resolution today we would
have been overtaken by events since any resolution must be
pending in committee for 10 days before it is subject to
discharge to the full Senate. So today...